Reviews

  • It is a magnificent work ... entirely convincing in its evocation of Curzon's extraordinary character. It is, in short, the definitive life

    David Cannadine, Observer
  • A superb new biograpahy ... a tragic story, brilliantly told

    Andrew Roberts, Literary Review
  • Masterly ... a remarkable portrait of a brilliant, complex and tragic genius

    William Dalrymple, Los Angeles Times